ISBN 9788186299586,Spices: Traditional Uses & Medicinal Properties Vol-1

Spices: Traditional Uses & Medicinal Properties Vol-1



Asian Books Private Ltd

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788186299586

ISBN-10 8186299580


Number of Pages 216 Pages
Language (English)

Structure & properties of the Earth

This book on "Spices : Traditional Uses and Medicinal Properties" deals exclusively with traditional uses and medicinal properties ( With brief introduction about identification, cultivation and chemical constituents) of nearly 24 major spices. This book stresses on the current status fo research int eh area of medicine related to spices throughout the world and tries to explain the folklore and traditional uses in terms of modern scientific findings.
About Author :
Dr. Amit Krishna De received his Ph. D degree from Calcutta University. His area of specialisation is Biochemical Parmacology and Nutritional Toxicology. He has done extensive work on Indian spices for last 15 years, particularly on biochemical and pharmacological actionas of chilli. He has won several awards for his work on chilli which includes Kamal Satbir Young Scientist Award from Indian Council of Medical Research.